Vacuum-assisted closure for the treatment of Fournier's gangrene.

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BACKGROUND Fournier's gangrene (FG) is a very aggressive necrotizing fasciitis involving subcutaneous fat and skin of scrotal and perineal regions. Vacuum-assisted closure (VAC) is a well-known method used to treat complex wounds. The authors for the first time enhance a multimodal strategy to treat the FG using VAC, reducing the number of surgical… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000218532

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